Brian Travis

Brian Travis serves as North Houston Pole Line’s Vice President of Operations. Travis supports Distribution for Overhead and Underground crews between North Houston Pole Line and CenterPoint Energy.

Travis is a graduate of Aldine High School in Houston, Texas, with thirty-nine years of experience in the Electric Power Delivery Industry. In September 1983, he began his career at North Houston Pole Line as a groundman. In 1989, he started an apprenticeship with Greg Austin and graduated in 1992. He then spent three years honing his skills with hands-on experience as a lineman, progressing quickly to Foreman for eighteen years before moving to General Foreman. During his tenure as General Forman, he directed a large vessel move from Katy, Texas, to the Port of Houston, managing twenty-five overhead crews, including night shifts, lasting three days. In 2017, he was promoted to Vice President of Operations, and in September 2023 will mark his 40th year at North Houston Pole Line.


He and his wife are proud parents to a daughter and their son-in-law, a Foreman at North Houston Pole line, two grandsons, and a granddaughter. They are passionate and supportive of the Houston Livestock Rodeo. Travis is an avid hunter and loves to spend time on his 26 acres with his family.